Indspire Announces Alberta Government Funding for Indigenous Education

November 17, 2016

TORONTO, Nov. 15, 2016, /CNW/ – Indspire is pleased to announce that the Government of Alberta has renewed its commitment to the Building Brighter Futures: Bursaries, Scholarships and Awards program in support of Indigenous education for students from Alberta. The Alberta Indigenous Student Awards, totaling $400,000 over the next two years, are bursaries and scholarships that can be applied to any university, college or trade school in Canada, with an expected average of $5,000 per application.

The Alberta Indigenous Student Awards are also available to Indigenous students enrolled in Alberta’s First Nations Colleges, in a range of programming, including Indigenous Language and Culture programs, and Teaching /Education Training programs.